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FCC Audio Description Requirements: What You Need to Know to Comply

Thursday, October 12, 2017
2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. EST

Cost: Free

Format: Webinar

Where: Online/Web-based

Sponsored By:

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)


In recent years, the FCC has been actively increasing audio description requirements through the CVAA (21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act).

For many, audio description is still an uncharted territory, but as legal requirements continue to increase, it is something that must be taken seriously.

In this webinar, Will Schell, Attorney Advisor at the Disability Rights Office of the FCC, will go over audio description requirements and responsibilities. He will walk through the reasons for the increases, go over who these increases impact, and share best practices for audio description according to the FCC.

Register for this free webinar to learn about:

  • The FCC's requirements for audio description
  • The FCC's quality standards for audio description
  • Overview of the FCC's recent order and goal
  • Who this impacts
  • FCC best practices for audio description

  • Registration:

    Deadline to Register - October 11, 2017

    This webinar is free, but registration is required. To register, go to

    Contact For More Information:

    Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
    Phone: 888-225-5322 (voice) or 888-835-5322 (tty)
    Fax: 866-418-0232
    Web: 3Play Media

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